Palm Springs Int'l Film Festival

Palm Springs Int'l Film Festival

Founded by former mayor Sonny Bono in 1990, draws film lovers and aficionados from around the globe. Run by the Palm Springs International Film Society the festival has an attractive film sales and distribution record and is seen by American distributors as one of the best Academy Award campaign marketing tools. It also features cultural events, filmmaker tributes, industry seminars and an annual black-tie gala award presentation.